Rosaceae Week: Sibbaldia procumbens var. procumbens from Khillenmarg, Kashmir

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Gurcharan Singh

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Oct 5, 2011, 11:18:17 PM10/5/11
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Sibbaldia procumbens L.  Sp. Pl. 1: 284 284 1753. var. procumbens
syn: Potentilla sibbaldi Haller f.; Potentilla procumbens (L.) Clairv.

Perennial tufted herb, prostrate or ascending, covered with long silky hairs; leaves trifoliate, wedge-shaped, 3-5 toothed; flowers pale yellow, 5-6 mm across, in terminal corymbose cymes; petals as long as calyx; stamens 5; achenes glabrous.

Photographed from Khillenmarg meadow in Kashmir in June and July.

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Balkar Arya

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Oct 6, 2011, 9:51:03 AM10/6/11
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nice pics again Sir
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Dr Balkar Singh
Head, Deptt. of Botany and Biotechnology
Arya P G College, Panipat
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J.M. Garg

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Oct 1, 2015, 7:19:53 AM10/1/15
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"Better identified as S. cuneata.
Dr. Gurcharan Singh"


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